Muscular Dystrophy Canada

Muscular Dystrophy Canada

May 04, 2011 11:13 ET

Walk, Wheel, Roll or Run and Help Make Muscles Move! Join the 2011 Halton Region Walk for Muscular Dystrophy

OAKVILLE, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 4, 2011) - The annual Walk for Muscular Dystrophy will be hosted by the Halton Region volunteer planning committee on Sunday May 15, 2011 at Coronation Park. Festivities begin at 10:00 a.m. with participant registration and the walk, wheel, roll or run begins at 11:00 a.m.

The Walk forMuscular Dystrophy is a fun event that the entire family can participate in, regardless of fitness level. The celebration includes activities for kids, snacks and refreshments and even a visit from local Fire Fighters. New this year, come out and meet the Halton Region Walk for Muscular Dystrophy Community Partners who will have great information and resources and maybe even some giveaways! The Walk is fully accessible and participants can choose from a 1km or 5km route.

Your support will help those living with a neuromuscular disorder in your community like Laura Lee who is this year's Halton Region Walk for Muscular Dystrophy Ambassador. "It's great to be a part of something and meet new people. You never know what you can make happen….The more awareness we get the more we're all going to benefit".

Make a difference by registering for the Halton Region Walk for Muscular Dystrophy and help raise funds to support those like Laura living with a neuromuscular disorder in your community.

Muscular Dystrophy Canada represents more than 100 different disorders and over 50,000 Canadians living with a neuromuscular disorder. Muscular Dystrophy Canada is committed to improving the lives of those affected with neuromuscular disorders by continually working to provide ongoing support and resources while relentlessly searching for a cure through well funded research.

To register or for more information on the Halton Region Walk forMuscular Dystrophy, please visit www.muscle.ca/walk.

Contact Information

  • Muscular Dystrophy Canada
    Julia Chernin
    Community Development Manager - Ontario and Nunavut
    1.866.687.2538 ext.153
    julia.chernin@muscle.ca